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Printing on Umbrellas - Sublimation Printing

Posted by Jen Zurowski on

Printing on Umbrellas - Sublimation Printing

An umbrella is a useful and unique corporate gift, and the recipient will be reminded of your company every time they use it.  In order to print a large, multi-coloured graphic or photographic image onto an umbrella, a sublimation print process is required.  In this method, the graphic/image is digitally printed on the fabric panels at our overseas factory before being sewn together and constructed on the frame.  The downsides are that it is a relatively expensive print process, the minimum order is larger and lead time is longer.  But the result is a stunning, eye-catching umbrella! You can see...

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Printing Logos on Umbrellas - Heat Transfer Printing

Posted by Jen Zurowski on

Printing Logos on Umbrellas - Heat Transfer Printing

An umbrella is a useful and unique corporate gift, and the recipient will be reminded of your company every time they use it.  As we mentioned in this post, screen printing is the most common way to add a logo on an umbrella in our local stock (in Vancouver, Canada).  But if your logo/image is a photographic image, has gradients in it and/or has more than 4 colours, we must use a heat transfer process.  In this process, the image is digitally printed on a vinyl substrate and heat pressed onto the panel of the umbrella. It is more expensive...

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Printing Logos on Umbrellas: Screen Printing

Posted by Jen Zurowski on

Printing Logos on Umbrellas:  Screen Printing

An umbrella is a useful and unique corporate gift, and the recipient will be reminded of your company every time they use it.  Screen printing is one of the best ways to print a logo on an umbrella.  It is relatively inexpensive to do, the colours are vibrant and the lines are crisp and clear.  Screen printing is the most common method we use to add a logo to an umbrella.  The limitations are that the logo must be solid colours only (no gradients) and up to 4 colours.  If we are adding screen printing to an umbrella that we...

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